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  1. The five geekiest events at the Everything Is Festival: The Week in GeekRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    If the term "geek" has been redefined to mean anyone with an intense interest in some corner of pop culture, then this weekend's Everything Is Festival should lure more geeks per square foot than a celebrity death match between J.J. Abrams and Joss Whedon. The four-day event offers something for fans of all sorts of eccentric entertainment, from B movies to bizarre dark comedy to Internet cat videos.

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  2. 11 films to see at Empire on Monday June 1 in the 2 for 1 if you're in our Film ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    ... unwittingly unleashes the villainous Ultron. Sequel to the 2012 action adventure Avengers Assemble directed by Joss Whedon boasts an all star cast including Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner and Don ...

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  3. 16 books for the perfect Southern summer reading listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Alabama Live

    ... and inspired Ken Burn's award-winning documentary series on the Civil War. It also served as the inspiration for Joss Whedon's underrated series "Firefly." Born in Alabama, raised in Florida, Zora Neale Hurston is a Southern treasure. Their Eyes ...

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  4. a Supergirla and the superheroine scarcity problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    In"Supergirl," Kara Zor-El , Superman's cousin, decides after 12 years of keeping her powers a secret on Earth to finally embrace her superhuman abilities and be the hero she was always meant to be. Kara appears here with the Daily Planet's former photographer, James Olsen .

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  5. Is "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Intoxicatingly Spectacular, Coronado?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Patch.com

    Directed by auteur Joss Whedon, the sequel, "Avengers: Age of Ultron," deals with an artificial intelligence that has gone awry, reminding us in the process that technology could be either a friend or a foe. The super-heroes from 2012's "Avengers" are back with an epic battle on their hands - to save humanity from total destruction: Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark/Iron Man, Chris Hemsworth's Thor, Chris Evan's Steve Rogers/Captain America star along with Scarlett Johansson's Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow.

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  6. Notes on filmRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Examiner.com

    ... and they let in a few new members. This is not a terrible film, but it is definitely a disappointment. I'm a big Joss Whedon fan (I even half liked Alien Resurrection) but I can't remember any of his other projects having such weak dialogue and ...

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  7. Is "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Intoxicatingly Spectacular?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Patch.com

    Directed by auteur Joss Whedon, the sequel, "Avengers: Age of Ultron," deals with an artificial intelligence that has gone awry, reminding us in the process that technology could be either a friend or a foe. The super-heroes from 2012's "Avengers" are back with an epic battle on their hands - to save humanity from total destruction: Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark/Iron Man, Chris Hemsworth's Thor, Chris Evan's Steve Rogers/Captain America star along with Scarlett Johansson's Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow.

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  8. 'Daredevil' is the top-rated show on Netflix, and these highlights show whyRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... in Hell's Kitchen. Don't let the pulp plot intimidate you: Goddard, who has worked with "Avengers" mastermind Joss Whedon on projects dating back to " Buffy the Vampire Slayer ," knows how to keep it real. Every episode I've watched so far is a work ...

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  9. This Week In TV: We Enter a Life Without LettermanRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Wired

    ... drick playing a sassy little Indiana Jones . And Peter Dinklage giving us the closest thing we'll ever have to a Joss Whedon-esque musical episode of

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  10. Federal Charges Filed in Wesleyan Students Molly Overdose CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    ... for many notable alumni including New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick and filmmakers Michael Bay and Joss Whedon. President Woodrow Wilson was a faculty member as well.

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  11. So, Joss Whedon Wrote All of the Dialogue for 'Speed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | ContactMusic.com

    Twenty years since the release of the classic thriller Speed starring Keanu Reeves, the Avengers director Joss Whedon has spoken for the first time about writing the majority of the dialogue for the movie, despite not receiving a writing credit. The movie, which made over $300 million at the box-office, was officially written by Graham Yost, the screenwriter who has since worked on Band of Brothers and Justified - though he's regularly cited Whedon's influence on the script.

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  12. Review: Mad Max: Fury Road and Avengers 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... by in this movie without someone explaining something. The studio's clashes with visionary blockbuster director Joss Whedon are well-documented, and that tension comes across in the movie, which seems to be two things at once-a bloated, boring link ...

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  13. Sarah Michelle Gellar on Resurrecting 'Buffy': Expectation Level Would Be 'Difficult' to TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ETonline

    It's been 12 years since Buffy the Vampire Slayer ended its seven-season run on television, and the nostalgia for the cult favorite is very much alive and well. The vampire slayer herself, Sarah Michelle Gellar , reminisced about her days as Buffy Summers on the Joss Whedon series with a sentimental Instagram post Wednesday.

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  14. a race through the desert. Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... in our current pro-feminist age, you'd be surprised by how few films are able to pass that test. Even director Joss Whedon, who is famous for highlighting badass women in his shows and films, botched it with his current film, Avengers: Age of Ultron ...

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  15. 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron': Perhaps fine for superfansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Examiner.com

    ... iterations devolves here into shopworn jokes and retread preachy speeches. I can almost hear writer/director Joss Whedon roar, "Are you not entertained!? Is this not why you are here?" and I don't blame a single among them for wanting a way out of ...

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  16. Pop CultureRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Houston Press

    ... last weekend, coming in second only to its predecessor. But rather than bask in these financial accomplishments, Joss Whedon - the writer/director of both movies - found... "Generally we use single-use sterilized razor blades, the individually ...

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  17. The Hulk smashing in 'Captain America: Civil War'?Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | Examiner.com

    ... but is happiness meant to be for a superhero supercouple that is more star-crossed -- and more tortured -- since Joss Whedon gave us Buffy (Sarah Michelle Gellar) & Angel (David Boreanaz)? You know, the 'Chosen One' destined to stop the vampires and ...

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  18. 10 Superhero Celebrity MomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MSN Living

    ... very central to the movie, and when we heard [about the pregnancy] we scheduled things around that," director Joss Whedon said of Johansson. "She's not going to spend the whole movie carrying groceries. We didn't trim any scenes. We're like: We'll ...

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  19. What's playing in Aiken the weekend of May 22?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Star

    ... android. With Robert Downey Jr., James Spader, Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson. Written and directed by Joss Whedon. (2:21) PG-13. A solitary woman who hasn't aged for almost eight decades after a freak accident has a chance encounter with a ...

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  20. Film PodcastRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Dallas Observer

    ... room, for the first time ever on the podcast* -- as usual... Avengers: Age of Ultron director and screenwriter Joss Whedon wants to give us everything in his movie, and that he fits it all in is its own kind of feat, writes LA Weekly film critic Amy ...

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